This weekend is the 141st anniversary of the Battle of Forks Road, the final Union victory before the taking of Wilmington in the Civil War. The Cameron Art Museum, which now occupies that former battlefield, hosts a re-enactment this weekend, boasting the largest gathering of African-American re-enactors ever in the state. WHQR's Megan Williams joined one of them to learn more about his preparations...
Wilmington's stages are at capacity this week, with Opera House Theatre Company and Big Dawg productions starting up new seasons and the Thalian Association halfway through theirs. To help you keep your playbills straight, WHQR's Megan Williams sat down with the men who responsible for what Cape Fear will see on stage this year.
Hear Lou Criscoulo, Doug Krehbiel, and Tom Behm talk about how they select their directors, plan a season, and the interactions between the theatre companies.
By Megan V. Williams
Wilmington, NC, February 17, 2006 – Support for local arts and cultural programming comes from WHQR members, and Landfall Foundation, an organization of residents who support projects enhancing health, education and the arts in New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender Counties